Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at EMQ Families First for between five and ten years earn approximately $53K on average. The largest fraction of EMQ Families First people (47 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $48K per year.
Median pay is highest in Los Angeles ($56K annually), followed by Sacramento ($54K), San Jose ($49K), and San Bernardino (about $45K).
Mental Health Clinicians rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $48K.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Licensed Marital and Family Therapists, who make $62K. The best paid folks at EMQ Families First have a Master of Science (MS), Counseling, earning approximately $56K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Case Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $51K. Counseling also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; a majority of employees surveyed report using it at work.
Benefits and Perks
42 percent have paid vacation, and only about a third of workers can take paid time off for illness. A 401(k) program is available, and almost all employees use it to save for retirement. Perks cover health insurance for the vast majority of workers and dental coverage for almost all workers. Privileges also include life insurance, flexible hours, optional telecommute / work from home, and a company cell phone.